A Pat on the Back

Today we’re going to celebrate the most important style-related things you’ve done so far this year. It can be anything at all. A well-curated closet. The realization of an important style epiphany. Tracking your wears. Wearing a trend you thought you couldn’t wear. Thinking of your wardrobe in terms of capsules.

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Fashion News Roundup: May 2016

H&M’s next designer collaboration, two stand-alone stores for Canada Goose, the Speedo Olympic swimsuits for Team USA, and …

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Link Love: Swimsuit Season

Whether you’re in the market for a bikini, a two-piece bathing suit or cover-up, the links below have something for everyone. …

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Five Reasons Why Dresses Are Less Popular

I have a handful of clients who wear dresses more than any other wardrobe item, and as a result we successfully shop for dresses …

Aging Is a Privilege

With each passing year we experience more of what life has to offer. We learn to value our friendships and relationships. We absorb the …

Link Love: An Abundance of Denim

My social media feeds have been filling up with all sorts of denim-related articles, so today’s post is dedicated to the …

Taking a Stand with My Summer Body

My legs are covered in spider veins. My dermatologist tells me that they are, thankfully, not a health issue. I could …

The Alluring Ankle

Fashion has been highlighting the ankle for several seasons. Once considered more risqué than exposed breasts in western …

Fashion News Roundup: April 2016

Yves Saint Laurent’s new creative director, a history of underwear exhibition, the U.S. uniforms for the Olympic Opening …

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Link Love: Sunglasses Trends for S/S 2016

Avant-garde frames and oversized sunnies with a touch of sporty are among the five new sunglasses trends Yahoo! Style spotted at the …

Gen X and Peak Denim

I recently started a thread on the YLF forum about how people around my age (45 and a decade in each direction) might be …

An Olive Shirt Dress for Spring

This outfit is one way to wear the unstructured shirt dress ensemble, and I’ve been wearing it frequently in our glorious Spring …

How to Shorten Jeans with Raw Hems

Jeans with raw hems on flared cropped silhouettes and culottes are a great, trendy way to refresh your denim capsule. But few are …

My Ten Favourite Beauty Tips

Spring is a great time to refresh all sorts of grooming routines. Here are my favourite beauty tips for improved skin, eyes and lips, …

Link Love: New Activewear Players

Several forum members made excellent suggestions for new-to-me activewear brands in this thread about where to buy stylish workout …

A Glaring Wardrobe Hole

One clear sign of a glaring wardrobe hole is when you regularly reach for something to complete your outfits, but it …

Looks That Become the New Normal

I am constantly amazed at how looks that are quite daring, jarring and even shocking to the eye at the start of a trend become the new …

Reasons to Have a Denim Light Style

The amount of denim in the wardrobes of my clients runs the gamut. There are those who wear denim items daily, in casual or smart …

Fashion News Roundup: March 2016

Stain-resistant white jeans, sustainable bridal wear from H&M, Hedi Slimane exiting Maison Yves Saint Laurent, and other style news …

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